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Published: 09 May 2017

352 Pages | With 42 illustrations, including a 16-page colour plate section

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780199577378

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The Transferred Life of George Eliot

Philip Davis

  • Explores the fascinating workings of the mind of a great novelist
  • Shines new light on the relation of the novel to everyday life
  • Brims with the excitement of ideas and their use in art
  • Unravels the literary heritage of George Eliot
  • Includes over forty illustrations of Eliot, her contemporaries, and her manuscript pages